MEMBERSHIP FEE WAIVED FOR FINAL NIGHT
By Edward Anschutz
(Sturgeon Bay, WI) August 22, 2013 Press Release- The ladies will get their shot at the 1/3 mile clay oval this Saturday, August 24 as the fan favorite Powder Puff races return to Thunderhill Raceway. The night will be brought to you by Sturgeon Bay’s Palmer Johnson Yachts. On top of that will be the rescheduled Bartenders race.
Drivers competing in the Powder Puff and Bartenders race will be required to have a paid $20 pit pass. All entries will need to be submitted before intermission at back gate before the start of the night or to the pit steward after the races start. Please include Name, Class, Car # and Racing experience.
The Egg Harbor Fun Park go-karts will be back in action at intermission this week as well for children 4’ or taller.
Championship night is right around the corner, management has agreed to wave its $50 driver membership fee for the final night on August 31. New comers will only have to pay $25 for a pit pass. With other tracks being off we expect to see a few new faces chasing IMCA points.
On the final night we are asking everyone to join us in dressing up for a “Trick or Treat” themed night. Championship night will be brought to you by Floors by Josh.
Eagles Inside Groove…
Another shake up took place in the IMCA Sport Mods as Randy LeMieux Jr. suffered mechanical issues ending his night early. Defending champ Bernie Reinhardt now holds a 1 point advantage over LeMieux Jr. Jarred VanLaanen still clings to title hopes after his 3rd feature win of the season. He trails Reinhardt by 6 points.
The IMCA Hobby Stock title chase has thickened as Scott Boulanger took over the top spot with his 7th feature win of the season. Derek Moede sits just 1 point back of the leader.
Defending IMCA Stock Car champ Dave Bouche picked up his 3rd feature win of the season and holds a solid 13 point edge over Shawn Havel.
Keith Kickbusch is looking for his first Street Stock championship as he leads Kevin Leudtke by 17 points.
Baring an abduction by the mafia defending champ James Lee Tebon looks to have his second track title in the bag as he holds a staggering 37 point edge over his nearest competitor.
Five divisions do battle every Saturday night through the summer. IMCA Modified, IMCA Stock Car, IMCA Northern Sport Mod, IMCA Hobby Stock and Street Stocks will compete on the 1/3rd mile clay oval. For more information, please visit the track’s website at www.racethunderhill.com. Thunderhill is located at the John Miles Fair Park on Sturgeon Bay’s east side. Track GPS address is 1116 N 15th Pl. Pit gates open at 3:30 P.M. racing starts at 6:00 P.M. For your social media outlet like Thunderhill Raceway on Facebook and follow us on Twitter.